December 2011 archive

Dec 28

Monroe Responds to S. Middleton House Fire

Dec 28 – Engine 25 and Tanker 25 were dispatched as part of a first alarm assignment for a reported house fire in the 500 block of South Middlesex RD Wednesday night. Engine 25 sent its crew forward to assist with interior operations and Chief 25 had manpower.  E25 set up to provide assistance with …

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Dec 19

Blake Lawrence 1970 – 2011

Dec 19th – Today we remember Blake Lawrence who passed away following a courageous battle with cancer.  Blake was a firefighter and past officer with Citizens’ Fire Company of Mechanicsburg (Co. 27).  He was also a 9-1-1 dispatcher for the Cumberland County Dept. of Public Safety.  Blake was a loving husband and father.  We would …

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Dec 06

New Floor Installed at Station

A new floor was recently installed at the fire station. The project, which took about one week, was done to reduce the risk of slips and falls to firefighters and the public. A special thank you to Monroe Township for allowing the Engine and Tanker to be housed at the Township building. Also thank you …

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Dec 03

Crash on the Border

Dec 3 – Companies 25 and 33 (New Kingstown) were dispatched to an auto accident at the intersection of Boiling Springs RD and W Trindle RD at 09:44 today.  Two people were transported to local hospitals as a result of the accident.  Crews assisted with patient care and debris removal.  Units cleared the incident at …

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